Field Trips: Minnesota History Center

History comes to life through interactive exhibits and specialized lessons for your students. The History Center offers a full menu of programs designed to meet your grade level’s needs.

Your students may access all of our interactive exhibits, including Then Now Wow, Minnesota’s Greatest Generation, Weather Permitting, Our Home: Native Minnesota, and special exhibits. In addition, you may choose to add a classroom lesson.

1. Choose your options

Standard museum field trip

Explore the lively, interactive exhibits at the History Center.

Enhance your field trip

Add a museum lesson for an additional fee

2. Schedule your experience

Detailed information to help plan and schedule your visit.

3. Prepare for your day

Tips to prepare yourself, your students, and your chaperones for your field trip.

Minnesota History Center

345 West Kellogg Boulevard  
St. Paul, MN 55102  
View on map | Bus directions and parking | Current exhibits


  • $8 per student
  • +$2 per lesson per student
  • $80-$120 minimum group fee (depending on program)
  • District staff FREE
  • One free adult per five students. Additional chaperones invoiced at student rate.
  • Admission costs are for anyone age 4 and over

Billing information

No payment will be accepted the day of the field trip. All schools will be invoiced after their trip. For more information see our Program Policies.

Cancellation fee

Cancellations must be received 14 days before your trip. See our Program Policies. Contact us at 1-888-387-5008 if you need to reschedule.



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